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Edward Luttrell
Family Name: Luttrell  Variant Spellings:  
Given Names: Edward
DOB 1756 approx.
DOD 10 June 1824 
Place of Birth:
Place of Death: Hobart, VDL 
Age at Death: 67
Qualifications: MD
Other Occupations: Farmer
Spouse: Martha Walters b.1763 d.1832
Children: Six sons and four daughters (ADB)
Voyages: "Experiment" from Cowes with convicts arr. Sydney 25 June 1804
Came out as: Passenger 
Date Settled Aus: 1804
Date of Departure:  
First Registered:
Off Register:  
Addresses: Kent, England 1803 (ADB)
  • New South Wales 1804 (shipping record)
  • Mulgrave Place, Hawkesbury River, NSW (ADB)
  • Sydney and Parramatta, NSW 1805-1815 (ADB)
  • Hobart, VDL 1816 onwards
  • Positions Held: Assistant Colonial Surgeon, NSW 1805-1807 (ADB)
  • Surgeon HMS "Porpoise" 1807-1808 (ADB)
  • Assistant Surgeon, Parramatta 1809-1814 and Sydney 1814-1815 (ADB)
  • Acting Colonial Surgeon, Derwent 1816 (ADB)
  • Publications:
    Notes: Son of Major Southcott Hungerford Luttrell of Somerset (ADB) father-in-law of James Napper (qv) and grandfather of Edmund Charles Hobson (qv)
  • Granted 400 acres on the Hawkesbury River, NSW
  • On his reputation in NSW and VDL see Rimmer, Brown, HRA, ADB
  • He retired in 1821 due to advanced age and infirmities
  • Acknowledgments: This record was updated in May 2003 and February 2005 with information supplied by Val Date of Rosebud, Vic
    References: Australian Dictionary of Biography
  • Brown KM. Medical practice in Old Parramatta. Sydney, 1937
  • Hardy B. Early Hawkesbury settlers. Kangaroo Press, 1985:159f
  • Rimmer WG. Portrait of a hospital. Hobart, 1981:4
  • Historical Records of Australia
  • Spurway JT. Australian biographical and genealogical record, 1992
  • Family history
  • Died. Hobart Town Gazette and Van Diemenís Land Advertiser 11 June 1824 [Dr. Luttrell MD late Principal surgeon VDL much lamented]
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